Department of Community Medicine
|XXI Annual Conference Of IAPSM UP & UK State Chapter (26th – 27th October 2018)|
The Department of Community Medicine, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, is organising the XXI ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF IAPSM UP & UK CHAPTER – 2018 – from 26th -27th October 2018. The VIII Annual Conference of IAPSM UP State Chapter was organized in our Department on 8th and 9th November 1994, and it is a gap of around 24 years that we are organizing this event again. The main theme of the Conference is “Strengthening of health system and renewal of primary health care for universal health coverage”, along with various other subthemes. There will be plenary sessions, invited lectures, contributed papers, oral and poster presentations. Our academic treat will be covering a wide variety of topics relevant to the present times, all related to community medicine and public health.
Pre Conference Workshop was organized on 25th October, 2018 by academic expertise of various teaching and research institutes.
|1. CME on PREVENTIVE GERIATRICS: GRACEFUL GREYING on 24th March 2018|
1. CME on PREVENTIVE GERIATRICS: GRACEFUL GREYING on 24th March 2018 2. World Health Day: National Symposium on Universal Health Coverage on 7th April.2018 3. Pre-Conference Workshop on "Health Technology Assessment in Public Health" to be held on 25th October 2018 4. XXI Annual Conference of Indian Association of Preventive and Social Medicine UP & UK Chapter-2018 to be held on 26th -27th October 2018
|Workshop on â??Efficient Quality-Assured Data Capture Using a Mobile Phoneâ?? for Medical College and Public Health Professionals of North India on 24th& 25th April, 2018.|
Workshop on â??Efficient Quality-Assured Data Capture Using a Mobile Phoneâ?? for Medical College and Public Health Professionals of North India on 24th& 25th April, 2018.
|Department of Community Medicine J.N. Medical College, AMU Aligarh organized World Health Day 2014 on 7th April.|
Department of Community Medicine J.N. Medical College, AMU Aligarh organized World Health Day 2014 on 7th April. This year, theme was Vector-borne diseases, Small Bite- Big Threat. Aim of celebrating world health day was to create awareness of vector borne diseases especially malaria and dengue in the community and its prevention by taking simple measures.
|IMPORTANT HEALTH DAYS OBSERVED|
IMPORTANT HEALTH DAYS OBSERVED Feb. 4 --World Cancer Day (Internâ??s and PG seminar and community outreach) March 8 --International Womenâ??s Day ( PG Seminar) March 24-- World TB Day (FGDs , Interns and PG Seminars) April 7 --World Health Day (Health Talk, school health programme) April 25-- World Malaria Day ( Malaria week- surveys, discussions, FGDs Etc) May 31-- Anti-tobacco Day/World no tobacco Day ( FGD, Health Talk) June 5-- World Environment Day ( Community based surveys and sensitization) July 11-- World Population Day (Talk on Family Planning Update, Survey) July 29-- ORS Day ( Demonstration in OPD by Interns, UGs) Aug. 1- 8-- World Breast Feeding Week ( Surveys, FGDs, Talks Sept. 1 to 7-- National Nutrition week ( Surveys, IEC, FGDs, Seminars) Oct. 1-- International Day for the Elderly ( Survey, PG presentation, Talks) Nov. 10-- World Immunisation Day (Rapid Survey, Trainings of non teaching staff, PGs) Dec. 1-- World AIDS Day (Seminar, Awareness campaign in the community) The department of Community medicine celebrates important Health days at its outreach centres and department in form of Invited lectures, Seminarâ??s, Health talks at the Aganwadi Centres, Sub Centres, and Schools etc. The department also conducts surveys in field practice areas on IYCF practices, Immunization status, KAP on various diseases etc. Apart from routine family studies by Medical UGs, Interns, PGs. The department intends to make certain activities an annual affair. It is recommended that following activities may be undertaken: 1. Surveys on IYCF practices and Immunization status and KAP on Malaria and other Vector borne ds. 2. IEC activities for above mentioned health days 3. Seminars and group discussions 4. Health talk in community
|SPSS Training Workshop for Data Analysis in Research for Medical , 28th & 29th April, 2016|
SPSS Training Workshop for Data Analysis in Research for Medical , 28th & 29th April, 2016
|Efficient, quality-assured data capture using a mobile phone, 24th & 25th, April, 2018|
Efficient, quality-assured data capture using a mobile phone, 24th & 25th, April, 2018
|Department of Community Medicine, J.N.Medical College organized a free eye camp on 9th May, 2015 at Rural Health Training Centre, Jawan, Aligarh.|
Department of Community Medicine, J.N.Medical College organized a free eye camp on 9th May, 2015 at Rural Health Training Centre, Jawan, Aligarh. The camp was supported by Mr. Faizan Siddiqui, Founder, Kids with Vision, New York, USA. This organization helps children avoid blindness by conditions like congenital cataract, corneal ulcer, refractive error and squint etc. In these camps, 55 children were registered and necessary eye health care services were provided to them free of cost. A team of doctors, medico-social workers and refractionist from Dept. of Community Medicine, J.N. Medical College carried out the eye check up. Patients especially children, diagnosed with eye problems were given treatment and some of them were referred to J.N. Medical College and other higher centres for treatment including eye surgery. Prof. Najam Khalique, Chairman of the Department said that large number of poor people were benefited and they will be given necessary health care services. He provided all possible support for the activity. Dr. M. Salman Shah, made extensive arrangement for the camp so that patients get the maximum benefit. He also gave it wide publicity through health staff posted at RHTC and other local bodies in the registered areas. A team of doctors comprising Dr. Zulfiquar Naqvi, Dr. Farha Tarannum, Dr. Saurabh Suman examined the children. Dr. Uzma Eram, Dr. S.N.A. Hashmi, Dr. Urfi, Mr. Saleem Siddiqui, Miss Zakia Sultan, Mr. Tauseef Ahmad, Mr. Hasan Nawaz, Mr. M. Owais Ahmad, Mr. Izharul Haque and all staff members and interns posted at RHTC participated actively. Next camp will be held on 23th May, 2015 at UHTC, Qila Road, Purani Chungi, Aligarh. Dates of the other camps will be notified later on.
|World Breastfeeding Week from 1-7 August, 2017|
World Breastfeeding Week from 1-7 August, 2017
|World Breast Feeding week is observed from Ist to 7th August, 2014 at Urban Health Training Centre, Qila Road, Purani Chungi.|
World Breast Feeding week is observed from Ist to 7th August, 2014 at Urban Health Training Centre, Qila Road, Purani Chungi. Various activities to promote breast feeding have been organised in schools and general population of registered areas namely Qila Ka Nagla, Firdous Nagar, Patwari Ka Nagla and Shahanshabad.